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Jul 10, 2011 4:00pm PDT
the cynicism and show the american people we can still do big things." so he will make the case to congressional leaders that we must reject politics of least resistance and take on this critical challenge. joining us now is the senate's top republican, who will be a key participant at today's talks. senator mitch mcconnell. welcome back to "fox news sunday." >> glad to be here. >> bret: let's start with what happened and from your perspective, where do things stand now ahead of the meeting tonight at the white house? >> unfortunately, as the speaker said, the white house and congressional democrats are insisting on big tax increases as a condition to do anything on the spending side. bret, we believe the president is right back in december -- was right in december when he signed the two-year extension of the current tax rates that raising taxes in the middle of the economic situation we're in is a terrible idea. just look at the unemployment figures last friday. all the arguments the president used in december still work today there is an additional issue other than unemploymen
FOX
Jul 14, 2011 10:00pm PDT
as a big surprise. >> i come here often because i like books. i buy books often. >> reporter: the shutdown has hit customer and workers hard. 15 stores closed in the bay area and nationwide the company laid off some 11,000 employees. competition from online sales, e readers such as kindle and nook. >> reporter: do you ever buy books now? >> only for children's gifts. for me i use kindle. >> reporter: shoppers say they noticed the difference in emeryville. >> i think that border's secured the community. it was a place for people to go study. >> reporter: the remaining stores will probably end up like this one in san francisco unless another bidder comes up by the deadline this sunday at 10:00 p.m. jana katsuyama, ktvu news. >>> there's a growing backlash against netflix with thousands of people complaining on facebook. the company is raises it's customer rate from $10 to $16. now hundreds are threatening to quit. >>> block buster is hoping to take advantage of customers who are unhappy with netflix. the company is offering customers one month free. customers must sign up for one disk or two
FOX
Jul 4, 2011 10:00pm PDT
. >>> complete bay area news coverage starts right now. this is the 10:00 news. >> the big fireworks show in san francisco ended with a bang just minutes ago and this year the fog cooperated. good evening. i'm heather holmes. >> tens of thousands of people enjoyed a great 4th of july fireworks show under clear skies in san francisco as the fog stayed away from the waterfront. john live with where the show just wrapped up. >> reporter: the fireworks here wrapped up just about ten minutes ago but take a look up in the night sky right now. he with can show you parts of the show that wowed this huge crowd. . >>> it was the rockets red glare and bombs bursting in air. >> everybody is looking for a spark in life and the fireworks just does it for you every time you look at them you see freedom and sparks that you want in life. >> reporter: for hundreds of thousands of people who came to san francisco's waterfront this was a big party. with a rotten economy it's a tough time in the history of the nation. >> it's sadder for me because i'm older and i it's going to be difficult f
FOX
Jun 30, 2011 10:00pm PDT
's forecast for the start of a big holiday weekend. i'll give you a hint, it's going to get hot around here. >>> and a warning after two hikers at yosemite are swept away. >>> homeowners now have less than 24 hours before firefighters require them to install smoke protectors. only some people appear to be getting the message, eric rasmussen. >> reporter: owners at this warehouse store say they ran out for a time today. but homeowners now know that if you don't have one of these at your home, you're going to get fined. on friday all single family homes in california will have to have a smoke detector. >> did you know you have to have one by tomorrow. >> no. >> i heard it was going to be put into law but i didn't know it was tomorrow. >> the purpose here is to allow you to protect your family. >> reporter: menlo park fire chief saw the dangers of carbon monoxide in 2008 when his department responded to a home where it affected eight people. >> they actually had several children unconscious, they had adults that are sick. >> a very basic battery operated one. >> reporter: now that the cost has
FOX
Jul 1, 2011 5:00pm PDT
they have. but this afternoon they received a big gift from a group of young men that lost everything they had. >> all seems like a bad dream. >> reporter: chris nistrum comes once a week to visit the kappa sigma home he used to call home. he and his brothers say it's depressing to see the damage. >> it's really depressing. >> reporter: the bedrooms were destroyed. their clothes and all the belongings burned away. the house is a total loss and unlivable. the community responded and the donations poured in. >> it made me smile to the point where i almost cried because i just, you just forget how many good people are out there. >> reporter: now the fraternity is giving back. they don't need all the donations they received so today they donated their cars with clothing donations and toiletries. >> just giving them a bag of food brought tears to their eyes, and i want to see that again just to know that we're helping out. >> reporter: sacred heart serving 300 to 350 homeless families a day and their biggest need is mens clothing and shoes. >> they experience tragedy and their response is
FOX
Jul 4, 2011 5:00pm PDT
and tracking our temperatures today. >> big improvements over yesterday. temperatures 5-15 degrees cooler than what we experienced on sunday. live look of the bay. haze out there thanks to a sea breeze. humidity is up, that's also good news when we are talking about fire danger. some of the highs so far. 90 degrees in santa rosa. 94 concord. 96 livermore and 99 in antioch. the final round up will come in the next half hour. still quite hot out there. we are going to get hotter come to see. we will look that highs tomorrow and talking about the sea breeze, we got fog and low clouds long the coast line, whether or not that will impact fireworks tonight. >>> the coast guard is planning extra patrols today. they had a helicopter over san francisco bay this afternoon. in addition for looking for anyone in trouble they were looking for people who operate boats under the influence of alcohol or drugs. >>> on the roads the chp is reporting an increase in dui arrests and highway deaths in california. between friday night and this morning 1,358 people have been arrested statewide, compare that to 1,329
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Jul 16, 2011 10:00pm PDT
can watch tomorrow's women's world cup final on a big-screen with a few other soccer fans. >>> run he had run, see who is behind the moment to get san francisco's mayor to run for the office in the upcoming election. the 10:00 news continues in 90 seconds. >>> when richmond's iron triangle neighborhood makes it into the news, it's usually not good. but tonight, we can show you something other than crime and violence from that community. ktvu's mike mibach reports. >> reporter: saturday morning, richmond's iron triangle. >> it's going to be a change. it's going to be a change in richmond. >> reporter: on this day at this park. >> we're trying to stop the violence and i with like to be part of that. >> reporter: a picnic, a party, all filled with music, basketball and richmond residents. this is the iron triangle picnic in the heart of one of the roughest neighbors in the bay area. >> we came together and decided to change the dynamics of this park to improve the conditions at that park to make a better place. >> so what is the point of this party other than turning up the music and
FOX
Jul 1, 2011 10:00pm PDT
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FOX
Jul 18, 2011 7:00am PDT
are telling us about an accident in the south bay. >> nasa right. we have a jackknifeed big prig -- that's right we have a jackknifed big rig. the fire department is actually unloading the contents and putting it into another it truck so it won't spoil. you can see the congestion as a result, if we could pan off to the right there. we can see that people are slowing down. they are stopping to take a look. so it's causing some congestion in the morgan hill area. all right. let's head to pleasanton right now. this is over interstate 680 where we have metering lights doing a test-run. this is between pleasanton and dublin. right now, the lights are all green. and this is to get folks used to the fact about the lights. here's a six-car crash. look at this backup. this is on 0 westbound at highway 4. a tow truck is on the scene but you can see the damage has been done. the backup is pretty extensive. this will probably last for at least the last half-hour or so. if i were you, i would try to avoid 80 westbound. >>> on this monday, patchy fog at bast f there's not a lot out there. there's rain
FOX
Jul 26, 2011 7:00am PDT
investigateth. >>> the idea of a multifunctional i.d. card could get a big push from the oakland city council. the card could help with several issues, including identification for undocumented immigrants and also act as a debit card for the needy. however, implementing that debit card has been a problem. so they may put that on hold see the rest of the program can go forward. >>> there's controversy on the rule of trash crans -- trash cans in atherton. the city council narrowly approved a law which gives residents 24 hours to move their cans into place and another 24 hours to remove them. the rule comes about complaints about people who leave their cans on the street all of the time. some said problem should be resolved by just calling those who hibachily do that -- habitually do that. >>> the nfl lockout is over. kraig debro is live where the facilities are just opening up to players. good morning, kraig. >> reporter: maureen, players are getting here just now. i don't know who that player is. he rolled in. he was very excited. he did a little dance for us in the front seat of his car. we s
FOX
Jul 1, 2011 6:00pm PDT
be lurking just underneath the surface of the sand. >>> and we've got a big weekend coming up. you know that it's getting a lot warmer out there. a bit of a sea breeze but no fog. i'll tell you how hot it'll be tomorrow. go! go! completing an atm deposit in record time... that's a step forward. go! go! with deposit friendly atms, you can make ultra fast, secure deposits with no slips or envelopes. take a step forward and chase what matters. >>> in los angeles today, maria shriver filed for divorce from her husband of 28 years arnold schwarzenegger. they've been separated since november. that's when arnold schwarzenegger admitted fathering a son with their housekeeper. they have two daughters aged 19 and 21. >>> trouble over seas tonight, a flatila was stopped in greece just hours after it took off. bay area residents including a well known actor are on board one of those ships. rita williams spent the day in marin county where she spent the day on what happened. >> reporter: this san rafael dining room became the impromptu command center for news about the ship. steve grisies wife is on
FOX
Jul 3, 2011 9:00am PDT
? >> the problem with a myny deal, we have a maxi problem. the big problems aren't going to go away if you cut a mini deal. all it does is delay the moment of truth. apt so i'd say better now than then. if we can't, then we'll take the savings we can get now and we will relitigate this as we get closer to the election. >> all right. in addition to dealing with the content of negotiating this deal, there is a p.r. battle involved here as well. senate majority leader harry reid has had a lot to say about what is standing in the way of getting something done. let's take a listen. >> the obstacle, and i want to be very clear, to finding common ground is republicans stubborn insistence on proit canning tax funding and give-aways to corporations and individualindividuals that don'd the give-aways. >> the president has also framed this choice. earlier in week as kids going to college, or tax breaks for corporate jets. i mean it's something they said with the miles per hour public is an easy choice -- said that american public, an easy choice for them. what is the plan for that bat? >> senator reid ha
FOX
Jul 10, 2011 5:00pm PDT
. >> in each other's face with in an inch of each other. >> after he started screaming and pushing big man came up, took him in a head lock, they got him down. > he was removed and questioned by the fbi. bomb sniffing dogs then swept the plane as a precaution. >> funeral services will be held form for the man who fell over a railing during an oakland a's baseball game thursday. shannon stone fell about 20 feet behind the out field wall. he was reaching for a ball thrown up by josh hamilton. the rangers say they plan to meet to discuss safety at the stadium. this he have stadium. >> now to the race for the white house and john hunts man talked about his plans to grow the economy during a campaign stop in florida. >> we will grow your way through tax reform and regulation reform and steps toward energy independence. >> the former utah governor addressed a packed republican headquarters in branton. he went onto visit three other cities in the sunshine statement the important swing state could see a lot of him. he has set up his national campaign headquarters in orlando. >>> tim polanti
FOX
Jul 12, 2011 10:00pm PDT
to arizona. >>> family members say sherwood schwartz died this morning. schwartz was working on a big screen version of gilligan's island when he died. >>> more fog right now pushing into the inland bay valleys. temperatures cooler, i'll show you which cities should cool the most tomorrow. >>> and football great joe montana pitches his plan for a stadium hotel project. what he said to us right after that crucial vote. >>> new information in the jaycee dugard case. what new video and documents released just today reveal about the case. >>> new at 10:00, just about an hour and a half ago. the city council went against the staff recommendation and voted 4-1 in favor of joe montana's proposal. >> reporter: there were a lot of football analogies thrown around tonight. when joe montana left, he called tonight a win. joe montana mingled with wright before he spoke. >> in hopes that we can sit down and not beat ourselves up against the people who have the same where for all. >> reporter: she wants a high end restaurant, sports bar and hotel across the planned 49 stadium. no one who addressed the cou
FOX
Jul 14, 2011 5:00pm PDT
injuries. the big rig's driver was not hurt. authorities are trying to figure out if it was the shuttle driver who ran a red light causing that accident. >>> at this hour another round of white house meetings is under way to try to resolve the debt ceiling dispute. there's new word in just the past hour of a possible bipartisan compromise in the works. that comes after a testy exchange between the president and a republican the last night. >> we have been in this fight together. any suggestion that the role that eric has played in these meetings has been anything less than helpful is wrong. >> reporter: house speaker john boehner rushed to defend eric canter. canter pushed the president so much that the president called out, eric don't call my bluff. >> this is for laws that are due for preexisting obligations such as social security, like the troops we have on the field. like our border security agents, our fbi agents. >> tonight there are reports that the democratic and republican leaders are working on a compromise. it would give the president more authority to raise the debt ceiling
FOX
Jul 18, 2011 10:00pm PDT
by one, the newest candidate getting a big endorsement. >> i have been at the table. i have created coalitions, been in sacramento, the halls of shei city hall. >> the former under sheriff filed his papers this morning. he is being enforced by the former da and current california attorney general. he is an advisor to harris. the sheriff is not running. he has held the position for 31 years. there are at least seven other candidates, two are seen as the most serious challengers, david wong ran in 2007. the others are seen as long shots. >>> san francisco city attorney suing cbs outdoor over damages to the muni buses. he wants more than $100,000 from the advertising firm which he swayed was careless in applying signs and displays to buses that he said caused the paint to chip. . >> film makers have more incentive to produce movies year. the vendor discount program is being expanded. the expansion includes discounts on equipment rent always and audio services. it's hoped to will help make the city a premiere location. >>> the board of supervisors is expected to vote tomorrow on a pro
FOX
Jul 29, 2011 7:00am PDT
will looking very nice on 101 and 80. let's go it steve. >> some sun breaks but a lot of fog. big fog. a lot of that has moved locally. you'll stay hot but everyone else well. tropical clouds could fear up thunderstorm activity along the seer remarks so any travel plans there. 50s for many, low get commit but west, southwest. that is a turbo charged sea breeze. the higher clouds will probably depart to the east because it wouldn't be favorable for those after saturday. more off towards the east and south. cooler inland for most. 95% of the viewing area. 50, 67. 0s or low 90s. the temperature is coming down. five-day does have higher clouds but mostly sunny. temperatures will be cooling down and we'll keep it there. >>> it's a crime that the police chief is calling an outrage. police are looking for the gunman who killedded a good samaritan. >>> drivers may have already noticed new additions to the eastern span of the bay bridge. we'll tell you what's supposed to happen. >>> this morning the white house is announcing a new deal that could save you money at the pump. we'll tell you what the pr
FOX
Jul 31, 2011 7:00am PDT
a marathon winner, we'll take you to the finish line, coming up. >>> the big announcement made in iran regarding the two uc berkely students. those stories and much more coming up. >>> welcome back everyone to ktvu mornings on 2. it is sunday, july 31. >> like it or not, it's the final day of july. let get right over to rosemary to see how it's going to look. >> it's going to be a nice afternoon this morning, starting out with the gray sky once again. marine layer a little thicker than what we saw yesterday. subtle changes in the forecast for some of us, but most of us, more of the same. those low clouds followed by high clouds this afternoon. our afternoon highs, upper 50s for the coast. widespread 80s, and upper 80s for our warmest spots. we'll talk more about the high clouds beginning to migrate our way. back to you. >>> thank you. new this morning, the fate of two uc berkely graduates will be decided within a week. the final court session in the trial. wrapped up just about two hours ago. a judge said the court will announce its verdict within the next seven days. the attorney says
FOX
Jul 3, 2011 5:00pm PDT
francisco's big 4th of july celebration. tens of thousands are expected to gather on the embarcadero to watch the fireworks. today at municipal pier at the foothill of van ness avenue, crews weries logged the shells for the pyrospectacular. organizers say about 2,000 fireworks will be shot into the sky during the 20-minute show. >> we have always got new products every year. so wait and see. there is a lot of nice stuff and clear skies. so it will be fun and exciting. >> clear skies is what we're hoping for. if you are planning to head to the city to see the fireworks, police suggest you take public transition. if you take bart, the closest station is the embarcadero bart station. we have an interactive man and you can find them on "the weekend extra tab," on ktvu.com. >>> a hazmat crew was sent to a hotel after i housekeeper's unusual discovery. the maid found what was first believed to be a mental lab n- at la quinta inn in berkeley. police say there were various powders in mixtures and containers. nearby rooms and corridors were evacuated as a precaution. the chemicals though tu
FOX
Jul 9, 2011 7:00am PDT
for those of us dealing with the very hot weather. back to you. >> thanks. >>> the big dust storm that hit arizona this week is now making it difficult for some people to breathe. the storm swept through the phoenix area on tuesday, swallowing the city's skyline. since then are the air has remained hazeied and dusty. and right now doctors across the phoenix area say they are busy treating patients suffering from asthma and other breathing problems. common symptoms include wheezing and coughing. >> i would equate it to walking to a smoke-filled room, something like that. that kind of thing, where even people with normal lungs get a little irritated. but imagine somebody with some -- inflammation. >> doctors say the best advice for people in the phoenix area is just to stay inside, until the air clears up. >>> the death toll from the tornado in may, that ripped through joplin, missouri, is now at 159. the city's public information office recently released a statement saying a woman has died from her injuries. the announcement was the first in two weeks regarding any deaths related to the sto
FOX
Jul 10, 2011 5:30am PDT
softly and he carried a big stick. this operation was in the planning stages for months and months and months, but at the end of the day, the person that had to make the decision to sign the order was barack obama, and so i want to certainly give the president credit for a great sense of determination, and the way indeed in by it was handled and i don't think that ought to dominate the discussion but it certainly has to be said because many people questioned whether the president had the determination to make these sort of calls. i think he demonstrated that not only he did but he succeeded. let's remember, jimmy carter sought an intervention to free the hostages. it did not work. ronald reagan sought a missile strike to take out gadhafi many years ago. bill clinton had an unsuccessful intervention at the branch davidian compound. barack obama has succeeded in undertaking a highly risky but very important effort. >> shortly after taking office i directed leanne pa nnetta the director of the cia to make the killing or capture of bin laden the top priority of our war against al qaeda
FOX
Jul 10, 2011 7:00am PDT
. the two sides will meet in the white house again sunday inside. >> we agree on some of the big thingsment we agree after a decade of racking up deficits and debt, we need to get our fiscal house in order. both sides are going to have to step out of their comfort zones and make some sacrifices. >> reporter: it's almost an automatic no vote for republicans elected with tea party bagging, and democrats elected to keep entitlements as is. >> i also believe that we ought not to put this country on the brink of financial chaos and bring us down in the eyes of the world. >> let's just review some of the statistics mr. speaker. there have been 2.5 million jobs lost since this president took office. >> reporter: it will take about three weeks to write the bill, tweak it, and push through both houses. >>> mountain view based google is getting ready to report its second quarter based earnings this tuesday. it is expected to post double- digit gains. up nearly 19% from a year ago. google stock dropped on friday, despite the positive forecast. overall, company shares went up 8% in june, but remain dow
FOX
Jul 19, 2011 10:00pm PDT
to china town. >>> we learned today the devil slide tunnel project has hit a big snag. and now it appears the project has been delayed by more than a year. and tom vacar tells us why geology is to blame. >> reporter: richard lives in pacifica and he commutes every day through devil slide. >> the road does come down pretty often. we worry about the road closing. >> reporter: he was disappointed to learn today that the new devil slide tunnel scheduled to open later this year won't. much business comes his way across the slide expect in bad weather. >> our customers, obviously they get quite afraid when it rains and that will draw some people off. >> reporter: the problem, constantly changing conditions as boring goes forward. >> the wild card has been that those conditions changed more frequently than we thought. >> reporter: the problem with drilling through this earthquake ravaged country is sometimes you run into hard rock, sometimes you run into sand stone, and sometimes you run into mud or dirt. all of that slows the process down. >> normally you would plan on say maybe one month of b
FOX
Jul 2, 2011 7:00am PDT
to need a crane to flip. it you can sample that big burger for 99 cents a bite and those proceeds are going to go to the alameda county food bank. >>> from hamburgers to hot dogs, joey chestnut will defend his title monday in the 4th of july hot dog eating contest at new york's keene island. yesterday was the weigh-in. he's won the contest four years straight. this year there's a separate event for women. and the front-runner is sonia the black widow thomas. >>> several bay area museums will be free today, but there's a catch. they're free only if you have a bank of america card. if you do, you can swing through the space and science center, jewish museum, de young and san jose museum of art, among others. the free offer is good today and tomorrow, and the first weekend of every month. >>> you can also fish for free today. the california department of fish and game is offering the first of two free fishing days of the year today. that means you don't have to buy sport fishing license. but all fishing regulations, like bass and size limits, report card requirements and fishing hour
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